Nail Tutorial

Nail Tutorial - Step by Step Airbrushing

This Airbrushed Nail Art step by step will help you learn how to apply airbrushed nail art to your nails using Medea paints and pre-cut masking from 'Too Much Fun'. Please take note that the tutorial is copyright of Liberty Nail Design and may not be reproduced in whole, or in part without prior written permission.

Please click on the thumbnails below to see the full size nail image.
nail art tutorial
Nail Tutorial
Step 1

After applying an airbrush base coat, lightly mist a layer of white over the nail.
Nail Tutorial
Nail Tutorial
Step 2

Spray orange over nail.
Nail Tutorial c
Nail Tutorial
Step 3

Spray red around edges of nail, blending into the orange centre.
Nail Tutorial d
Nail Tutorial
Step 4

Apply mask and spray black over entire nail.
Nail Tutorial e
Nail Tutorial
Step 5

Carefully remove mask.
Nail Tutorial f
Nail Tutorial
Step 6

Using a little top coat to secure, add tiny 'gold flat dots' to the centres of the black diamonds.
Nail Tutorial g
Nail Tutorial
Step 7

Apply an airbrush compatible top coat, allow to dry, then wash around cuticles with soap and water.
Medea paints used:
  • Cloud White
  • Black Onyx
  • Red
  • Unset Orange
Pre cut masking used:
  • 'Really Wild' by Medea

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